Crime

Inflammatory letter sheds light on Uber's alleged misconduct

Dec 16, 2017

Inflammatory letter sheds light on Uber's alleged misconduct

Fear, shame preserve silence of abuse by clerics in Pakistan

Dec 16, 2017

As adults, victims of sexual abuse by Islamic clerics feel the shame deeply but say speaking out is not an option, not in a society that threatens the victims and where even powerful politicians express fear at confronting clerics

FIFA suspends Brazilian soccer president Marco Polo del Nero

Dec 16, 2017

Marco Polo del Nero was suspended as president of Brazil's soccer confederation on Friday, two years after he was indicted in the United States on charges of racketeering conspiracy, wire fraud conspiracy and money laundering conspiracy

Peru's congress launches process for president's ouster

Dec 16, 2017

Lawmakers in Peru initiated proceedings Friday to oust President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, who refuses to resign after being accused of failing to disclose decade-old payments from a Brazilian company embroiled in Latin America's biggest corruption scandal.

Mexican Senate keeps military in policing role

Dec 16, 2017

Mexico's Congress approved legislation Friday that would give the military a legal framework to act as police, despite unanimous objections from human rights groups

Plan released for dividing money to Vegas shooting victims

Dec 16, 2017

The plan that will be used to divide donations to victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting includes a provision to assist those who sought medical attention for injuries but weren't hospitalized

Iran sanctions trial judge slams 'foreign conspiracy theory'

Dec 16, 2017

Judge belittles Turkey official's claims Turkish cleric living in Pennsylvania is behind banker's trial in Iran economic sanctions conspiracy

Canadian gymnastics coach charged with sexual offenses

Dec 16, 2017

Gymnastics Canada's women's national team director faces multiple sex-related charges

The Latest: Trump slams investigators at 'disgraceful' FBI

Dec 16, 2017

President Donald Trump has unleashed a blistering attack on the FBI's leadership

Opposition blocks highways after Honduras presidential vote

Dec 16, 2017

Thousands of opposition supporters have constructed burning barricades to block highways in Honduras in protest of the country's Nov. 26 presidential elections